2019 Events


January 3rd

New year, new look and new goals

Ned Hickson : Siuslaw News Editor in Chief

Chantelle Meyer : Siuslaw Features Editor


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Posted Jan 2, 2019

By: Ned Hickson/Siuslaw News


February 7th

Coastal Conservation issues and strategies

The Land - Sea Connection

Paul Engelmeyer :

“Audubon Society of Portland”

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March 7th Tawfik Ahdab

Real Estate and propertiy vaules of Florence area

April 4th four Speakers

Janell Morgan, Executive Director of Florence Habitat for Humanity and Master Recycler will speak about the Habitat ReStore which sells a variety of gently used home goods.

Janelle Morgan : Director of Florence Habitat for Humanity

Eileen Angeletta : Communications Chairperson of Precious Plastics Florence

Eileen Angeletta's talk will update the audience on what the members of Precious Plastics have accomplished so far.


Maureen Miltenberger & Sandy Todd Co-Chairs of the Siuslaw Climate Alliance

Will provide an update on the progress of plans for the second annual Earth Day Celebration in Florence which will be held on the Port of Siuslaw Boardwalk April 20th from 10 AM - 2 PM

May 2nd Speakers

Seven candidates who are running in the Lane County May Special Election will be speaking. Three candidates for Siuslaw School District , Two candidates for Lane Community College Board of Directors, Two candidates for Zone 4 of the Lane Education Service District.

June 6th

Dr. James E. Brau

University of Oregon

Department of Physics Professor

Center for High Energy Physics

Dr. Brau is a senior member of the

Dr. Brau was named Philip H. Knight Professor of Natural Science

August 1st

Betty Johnson: Of Siuslaw Pioneer Museum’s Heritage Players

Sandi Zinn: Museum Library Volunteer

September 5th

Jason Gonzales: Forest and watershed Organizer for Oregon Wild

October 3rd

Mark Curran : Director of Oregon Coast Humane Society Society

November 7th

Pete Roberts : Director of Camp Florence

Will be giving overview of the Camp Florence's program